Ms Tamlyn Mills

Tamlyn Mills

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Arbitration & ADR

Institutional responses to COVID-19 pandemic: cooperation, collaboration and going virtual
International | 13 August 2020

For a cross-border system of dispute resolution that frequently involves participants from different countries, the challenge posed by COVID-19 is acute. However, given that arbitration is a flexible and consensual process, it is well positioned to respond swiftly to these challenges. In a short time, the international arbitration community – led by the major arbitral institutions – has collaborated to find ways to maintain access to justice in a timely and efficient manner.